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Dixie National Forest

Cedar City, UT
+1 800-733-5263
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A two-million acre national forest replete with natural wonders, "The Dixie" has deep canyons, fascinating rock formations, mountains, lakes and towering ponderosa pines. Visitors can hike, fish, camp or simply immerse themselves in the natural beauty.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“red canyon” (29 reviews)
“bryce canyon” (39 reviews)
“duck creek” (15 reviews)
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Cedar City, UT
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+1 800-733-5263
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"red canyon"
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"bryce canyon"
in 39 reviews
"duck creek"
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"cedar breaks"
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"scenic highway"
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"beautiful drive"
in 12 reviews
"beautiful rock formations"
in 7 reviews
"taking pictures"
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"mid september"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 6 reviews
"southern utah"
in 13 reviews
"panguitch lake"
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"horseback riding"
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"beautiful fall"
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"pine trees"
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"mule deer"
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This park is a jewel that gets much less attention than it's famous neighboring parks. Don't let that fool you! The park is beautiful and has quite a few areas to get out and explore or just sit quietly and absorb the beauty.

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

The Dixie National Forest doesn't seem to attract the same attention and crowds of its more famous national park neighbours. But it is a treasure worth exploring. The drive itself is very scenic, with the brilliant green forests set against the bright red rocks and...More

1  Thank 448andyk
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

The staff at the Riverside Ranch RV Park were friendly and helpful. The campground host Mike was a hoot and so was his wife.

Thank Randy B
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Staying Cedar city to see the Grand canyon, Bryce canyon and Zion national park I came upon Dixie national forest by accident and it is more worth while to visit than Zion. I is beautiful not only because of the rock formations but the beautiful...More

Thank Jonathan W
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Put this area on your bucket list, we were more impressed with this area and the park than the Grand Canyon which we realize is expansive

Thank STRETCH007
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

The Dixie National Forest is HUGE and quite A LOT to see in it. We have been travelling through the Dixie National Forest for 15 years & can't ever stop seeing it! Cedar City is a beautiful town that you can access from the West...More

Thank sitkasmom
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We just recently took a road trip through southern Utah, hitting all the highlights, Bryce, Zion, Kolob canyon, etc. Most of it is located inside the Dixie National Forest. Shortly after we left there was a huge and terrible wild fire up there that burned...More

1  Thank Cynthia S
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is a nice drive throughout the Forrest anytime you can. relaxing and allotof wows when you see some of the views and of course the wild animals.

Thank mrfree819
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The park itself is huge, with 3 different sections. We visited the area close to Zion, which was much less crowded than Zion, but very nice places to hike and be in nice surroundings. Cascade Falls hike is an easy walk to a nice waterfall,...More

1  Thank PeterDB49
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This forest is spectacular. Beauty in every direction. Breathtaking views. Wildlife everywhere. Pronghorn, deer , foxes, chipmunks, ducks.

Thank Lorraine67Purple
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Patty C
16 March 2018|
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Response from Tomcod | Reviewed this property |
Southwestern Utah was called "Dixie" by the Mormon pioneers, because it was so much warmer than Salt Lake City. This reminded the pioneers of the Southern States, which were warmer than the Northern States, and this part of... More
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shelley r
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Response from scorpio6737 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure service dogs are allowed. You can probably check the park website for a definite answer. Some trails at parks allow non-service dogs, some do not. Usually there are signs. :)
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